In the beautiful cultural city of Leipzig, you encounter the past wherever you go: Historic buildings, the Nikolaikirche and the impressive city hall recount the city's eventful history. Retrace the footsteps of Johann Sebastian Bach and Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, who lived in Leipzig and left their mark. The Gewandhaus orchestra and the Thomanerchor (St. Thomas Choir of Leipzig) rose to fame back in Bach's time. Leipzig is also home to the Leipzig Buchmesse (Leipzig Book Fair) – every year the city impresses literature fans with its charm and the many events related to literature. During Advent, the beautiful Christmas Market attracts visitors to the city centre.
Leipzig is ideal for an interesting family excursion. The size of the town is perfect for discovering the most important attractions on foot. In the Belantis amusement park south of Leipzig, kids and adults alike can dive into the colourful life of Saxony's biggest amusement park. And the splendid Leipzig Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in Germany.
The impressive Leipzig Central Station with its glass inserts houses numerous shops: Experience a real shopping paradise on around 30,000 m². You encounter countless shopping opportunities on a stroll through Leipzig city centre; individual shops and large department stores, as well as beautiful passages, such as the attractive Mädlerpassage at Leipzig market.
Many cosy cafés and restaurants invite you to stay a while. Enjoy high-quality regional specialities and international restaurants. You should not miss out on a visit to the historic "Auerbachs Keller", where even Goethe had Faust take a tipple!
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